Membership Information

Types of membership

Associate membership

  • Associate OMAA members are friends of the O&M profession and/or trainee O&M professionals.

Ordinary membership

  • Ordinary OMAA members include fully qualified O&M specialists and guide dog mobility instructors who are eligible to apply for international certification (COMS) and Australasian registration (ROMSA).

Registered membership

  • A Registered O&M Specialist in Australasia (ROMSA) is an ordinary member who is also an internationally Certified O&M Specialist (COMS).
  • A ROMSA must maintain OMAA membership and undertake professional development activities towards recertification every five years.